November 8th, 2019
Dolores Palmer, 89, of Lewes, DE passed away on November 7th at Christiana Hospital. She was born in Claymont, DE to the late Matthew and Beatrice Brady. She was raised and educated in Lower Chichester where she was a graduate of Chichester High School with the class of 1948. Dolores went on to attend business school and worked as a secretary for many years. She was active with her children as a girl scout leader, and team statistician for baseball. Along with her husband, Aaron, she loved to bowl and play cards. She was a member of the Knights of Columbus Women’s Auxiliary and was active in several Catholic Churches as she moved throughout the years. Most recently, she was a member of St. Jude the Apostle Church in Lewes, DE.
In addition to her parents, She was predeceased by her husband, Aaron Palmer in 2004; siblings, Phyllis Murray, David Brady, and Robert Brady.
She is survived by her children, Alexia Kielb (Joseph), Gary Palmer (Edith), Lisa Elder (Nathan), Kathleen Miller (Daniel), Mary-Beth Bustle (Dennis), Robert Palmer; 17 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren; sisters, Alice Walklett, and Kathleen Murray; many nieces and nephews.
Her funeral service will be held on Monday, November 11th at 12pm at the Joseph A. Ward Funeral Home 1459 Market St. Linwood, PA . Friends and family are invited to call from 11am-12pm at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Lawn Croft Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers, donations in her name can be made to Catholic Charities